Period
to 21 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Project Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Infrastructure Project Manager
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 138 108
Rank change year-on-year +3 -30 +42
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Project Manager 37 73 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.87% 1.33% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.41% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 37 32
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.97%
10th Percentile £367 £222 £357
90th Percentile £479 £480 £452
UK median daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +4.65% +8.86% -16.84%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4026 5160 5967
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.09% 93.72% 95.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2345 2902 3114
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £219 £230 £225
90th Percentile £525 £513 £488
UK median daily rate £427 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +0.47% +6.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 101 169
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.05% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.01 £43.75 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%

Infrastructure Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in Scotland

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Infrastructure Project Manager in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in Scotland

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Project Manager within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +10 22 £425 -
Glasgow +5 12 £410 +17.14%
West Lothian -3 1 - -
Aberdeen -5 1 £475 -
Fife - 1 - -
Infrastructure Project Manager
UK

Infrastructure Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, Infrastructure Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Infrastructure Project Manager in the job title.

1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 16 (43.24%) Project Management
3 15 (40.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (35.14%) PRINCE2
5 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (16.22%) Migration
7 5 (13.51%) Banking
8 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
9 3 (8.11%) Virtual Team Management
9 3 (8.11%) Virtual Team
9 3 (8.11%) Matrix Organization
9 3 (8.11%) Windows
9 3 (8.11%) Scrum
10 2 (5.41%) QA
10 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
10 2 (5.41%) Business Development
10 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
10 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
10 2 (5.41%) Unix
10 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
10 2 (5.41%) Planning and Forecasting
10 2 (5.41%) People Management
10 2 (5.41%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
10 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
11 1 (2.70%) Re-Platforming
11 1 (2.70%) Identity Access Management

Infrastructure Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
1 1 (2.70%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Network Security
1 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) DB2
General
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Law
3 1 (2.70%) Local Government
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) Virtual Team
3 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Project Management
2 15 (40.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (35.14%) PRINCE2
4 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.22%) Migration
6 3 (8.11%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (8.11%) Scrum
6 3 (8.11%) Virtual Team Management
7 2 (5.41%) Business Development
7 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.41%) People Management
7 2 (5.41%) Planning and Forecasting
7 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.41%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.70%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.70%) APMP
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Avaya
1 1 (2.70%) JD Edwards
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.70%) Planview
1 1 (2.70%) Teradata
1 1 (2.70%) Twitter